MEET OUR TREKKING TEAM
Full Name: Knavesmire Cedric
Date of Birth: 18/08/2014
Cedric is one of our oldest alpacas and is currently working on his halter etiquette. He is also classed as a breeding alpaca so he particularly handsome. His new best friend is Emlyn who won't leave his side; he copes very well with this!
Full Name: Knavesmire Cornelius
Date of Birth: 09/08/2014
Cornelius is our largest alpaca but he never asserts is authority with the rest of the herd. He is a stud male so is particularly handsome but he is not yet head collar trained so will be joining walks over winter for training.
Full Name: Earl Grey
Date of Birth: 26/7/2017
Colour: Light Brown & White
Earl is the sweetest boy in all the world. He is the first to run over and say hello and occasionally offer kisses too. Earl has really interesting facial markings and many people have likended him to a sloth...but we don't tell him that!
Earl has no awareness of personal space, especially when the camera is around!
Full Name: Marshwood Vale Elliott
Date of Birth: 24/08/2015
Colour: Mid Fawn
Elliott is fast becoming one of our sweetest alpacas. He is very shy and approaches with caution. He is recently halter trained and tends to stay at the back of the herd during a walk. He's not one for cuddles but he'll happily eat carrots from your hand.
Full Name: Fancy That
Date of Birth: 3/8/2017
Colour: Brown & White
Pumpkin, formally known as 'Fancy That' arrived at Thornwood in October 2018. He is our silliest alpaca and thinks everything about life is brilliant! He is super sweet and a bit of an escape artist; he has been known to jump out of fields!
Full Name: JandJ Titus
Date of Birth: 27/06/2018
Titus is actually a black alpaca although his winter fleece suggests otherwise. He is a very sensitive soul who doesn't like too many hugs and tends to think that everything is a monster! He is very handsome though and he gets along with the rest of the herd perfectly.
Full Name: Bramcote Hills Severino
Date of Birth: 12/6/2018
Colour: Light Brown
Teddy is our top therapy alpaca who goes into the care homes and hospitals. He loves attention and will happily stand for a stroke and a carrot...if you offer him the whole bag he will take it though! Teddy's best friend is his brother, Theo and they walk very closely together when out trekking.
Full Name: Oakvale Moonstar Maskell
Date of Birth: 30/06/2018
Colour: Light Brown
Theo is our cheekiest alpaca! He is truly adorable and as part of our therapy team, he wins the hearts of everyone he meets. He is a cheeky habit of nibbling jacket toggles and other items of clothing and his best friend is his brother, Teddy. You very rarely see them apart.
Full Name: Herbert Thornton-Feather
Breed: Lleyn (Welsh)
Date of Birth: 22/04/2016
Herbert is one of the most loyal sheep you could ever wish to meet, especially if you have treats in your hand! He is extremely characterful and is always at the field gate with a warm greeting. He enjoys his walks with the alpacas and likes to cause trouble sometimes too!
Full Name: Woodfield Thunder
Date of Birth: 25/05/2014
Colour: Dark Brown
Thunder is the trek leader for the B Team and have the confidence and leadership skill required for the job. He is a big lad but a gentle giant. he never gets involved in the fist cuffs with the rest of the herd and is a bit of a peace keeper. He loves carrots and will often put his head under your arm pit which makes it look like he may want a cuddle!
Full Name: Ceridfa Kai
Date of Birth: Unknown
Kai is our smallest alpaca and an integral member of the therapy team. He is so sweet natured and is great for children to handle. He ignore the advance from Flame, you wants to be his very best friend and tends to spend time with Teddy and Theo in the field.